PASO ROBLES — A San Miguel man died Sunday night after his vehicle hit a tree on Airport Road near Dry Creek Road in Paso Robles.

At approximately 10:20 p.m. on Jan. 5, officers from the Paso Robles Police Department received a report of a vehicle hitting a tree along Airport Road. 

Officers learned that the vehicle was headed southbound when it exited the road. The vehicle struck an oak tree and the driver, who was the only occupant of the vehicle, died from injuries sustained in the crash. The driver was a 32-year-old man from San Miguel. 

This is an ongoing investigation and anyone with information about this accident is urged to call the Paso Robles Police Department at 805-237-6464. People wishing to remain anonymous are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers’ 24-hour hotline at 549-STOP or by texting “SLOTIPS” plus your message” to CRIMES (274637).